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Monthly Archive: April 2015

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Alan Wilkis Interview: Big Data's "2.0" Offers a Satirical Look at Internet-Age Anxieties

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Alan Wilkis

Alan Wilkis is the music producer and composer behind the electronic music project called Big Data. They are best known for their single “Dangerous” featuring Joywave, which reached number one on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart in August 2014. Big Data’s first EP, 1.0, was released October 1, 2013, on Wilkis’ own label, in December of that same year, a remix EP, 1.5, came out which included eight remixes of the song “Dangerous,” and another remix EP, 1.6, was released in September 2014.

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Tuesday

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Anne Rice Interview: "Beauty's Kingdom" Throws Open the Gates to a New Era of Erotic Frolicking

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Anne Rice - Beauty's Kingdom

Born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Anne Rice is one of the bestselling authors of all time, perhaps best known for her popular and influential series of novels, The Vampire Chronicles, revolving around the central character of Lestat. The latest addition to those books, Prince Lestat, was published on October 27, 2014.

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Thursday

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Shannon and Sophie Tweed-Simmons Interview: "I Keep Trying to Retire All the Time, but Sophie Just Keeps Dragging Me Back In"

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Shannon Tweed-Simmons & Sophie Tweed-Simmons

The new UP original series, Shannon & Sophie, explores and celebrates the close, funny mother-daughter relationship of Shannon Tweed-Simmons, actress, model and wife of KISS legendary bassist/co-lead vocalist Gene Simmons, and their daughter Sophie Tweed-Simmons, an actress, singer and fashion designer. Gene Simmons and Nick Simmons also appear in the show.

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Tuesday

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Cokie Roberts Interview: "Capital Dames" Chronicles Women of Washington During Civil War Times

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Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts is a political commentator for ABC News and contributing senior analyst for National Public Radio. She has won countless awards and in 2008 was named a “Living Legend” by the Library of Congress. She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers We Are Our Mothers’ Daughters, Founding Mothers, Ladies of Liberty, and with her husband, journalist Steven V. Roberts, From This Day Forward and Our Haggadah.

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